Eritrea’s senior delegation composed of Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Ghebreab arrived in Russia.
The delegation has held talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Sochi, discussing on enhancement of bilateral ties.
The Eritrea’s Minister of Information Yemane G. Meskel tweeted that Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov presented the Medal of the Foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation to Foreign Minister Osman Saleh for his contribution to the advancement of relations between the two countries and for international diplomacy.
Lavrov further expressed Russia’s support and delight on the Peace Agreement reached between Eritrea and Ethiopian, and positive developments in the region.
Eritrea’s delegation underlined importance Eritrea attaches to bilateral ties of cooperation with Russia.
FM Lavarov stated that Russia-Eritrea bilateral ties are on track and set to flourish.
He further stated that Russia is ready and working to expand trade and investment ties with Eritrea